We are Central Illinois’ leader in cancer care and we believe that developing a comprehensive treatment plan to meet individual needs is the best way to fight disease and focus on the individual.To Make an Appointment
All support groups and educational programs are cancelled through April 30th, 2020.
The Community Cancer Center offers a variety of supportive care resources, groups, and educational programs on a variety of topics to our patients and their loved ones to help answer many of the questions you may have after being diagnosed with cancer.
Our Supportive Care Team is here to provide you and your loved ones with personal guidance and support throughout your care at the Community Cancer Center. Please call to schedule your individual appointment.
Breast Health Nurse Navigator (309) 451-2216
Chaplain (309) 451-2259
Dietitian (309) 451-2218
Social Worker (309) 451-2217
Open Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Offers various educational and supportive books and resources, as well as access to the internet and "Cancer Help Online" Patient Resource: www.CancerHelpCommunityCancerCenter.org
4th Thursday of each month (except in the months of November & December), 5:30–6:30 p.m.
A group for persons with metastatic/ Stage IV Cancer.
Call 309-451-2217 to register.
icare is a cancer caregiver support network and a place for caregivers to relax, express their feelings and connect with other caregivers. Pre-registration required for this group. Register at (309)451-2259. Meets on the 4th Thursday of every month from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. except November & December
2nd Tuesday in the months of January, April, July, October. 7:00–8:00 p.m.
A quarterly education program for men with prostate cancer and their loved ones.
Call 309-451-2217 to register.
1st & 3rd Monday of each month at 9:00 a.m.
This clinic provides preventative education and screening for breast cancer patients.
Call 309-451-2216 to register.
4th Thursday of each month, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Nutrition, Exercise, and Wellness–A Healthy Lifestyle Program for ALL cancer survivors.
Call 309-451-2218 to register.
This class will teach individuals how to perform a thorough and proficient breast self-exam (BSE).
Call 309-451-2216 for more information.
This program, offered in partnership with the American Cancer Society, provides information and support for persons newly diagnosed with breast cancer by a trained volunteer who will meet with the patient in person or by telephone.
Call 800-227-2345 to register.
During cancer treatment Look Good Feel Better volunteer beauty professionals help you with skin care and makeup application, tips on wig selection and wig care, dry skin and discolored nails, scarves turbans and hats, and style tips (video).
For more information about Look Good Feel Better visit their website.
Live By Living provides transformative outdoor experiences for cancer survivors and their caregivers. Our day hikes, snowshoe outings, and cancer survivor retreats are structured to help you build up your strength and stamina, to find solace in the beauty of nature, and make new friends with people who understand what you’ve been through. We’re cancer-based, not cancer-focused.